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Wedding Industry Experts 2013 Awards…& Our Greatest Hits

Friday, April 12, 2013 awards events ID Bohemia weddings

I've been nominated for Best Event Designer and Best Wedding Planner in the Wedding Industry Experts 2013 Awards. Winners are chosen by vote, and voting starts April 16th thru 23rd. Do you believe I'm the best?  Please mark your calendars and cast your votes for me:Best Event DesignerBest ...

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On The Shelf: “Self Portrait in a Velvet Dress”

Friday, July 13, 2012 Aesthetic Philosophy Art ID Bohemia On The Shelf Research

  "One's wardrobe reveals one's politics;it is the story one lives by;it is one's symbolic self "- Honoré de BalzacThe latest addition to the ID BOHEMIA library is "Self Portrait in a Velvet Dress - Frida's Wardrobe", a book we discovered in the airport on our way home from a trip to San ...

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Sneak Peek: My Office

Monday, May 14, 2012 commercial interiors home ID Bohemia office Sneak Peek

Following up to my earlier post, here are a few snapshots of my "new" office. A hand-carved candlestick from India, a massive Boston fern and a small wicker basket that reminds me of Asia A view of my desk. That fern adds a lot of height!Two more wooden candleholders and two prints. On the left is ...

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Aesthetic Philosophy: Organise My Office Organise My Mind

Friday, May 11, 2012 Aesthetic Philosophy commercial interiors home ID Bohemia industrial office wood

“Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.” — Pearl S. Buck, author of The Good EarthCleaned out and refreshed my office yesterday. Though wedding season is underway, spring has me wanting to spend all my hours frolicking outdoors, and I decided my work space needed a lift to entice me ...

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A Fantasy Garden Party & Modern Venetian Masquerade

Saturday, January 7, 2012 ID Bohemia new project set design weddings

Bridal Fantasy recently released a sneak preview of two editorials for the 2012 issue, for which ID BOHEMIA created the set designs. Enjoy!A Fantasy Garden Party (see our inspiration board Fantasy Garden Party on Pinterest)A Modern Venetian Masquerade (see our inspiration board Venetian Modern on ...

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Fate, Christmas and The Cosmos

Friday, November 18, 2011 Art blue display ID Bohemia inspiration board new project set design The Bigger Picture window dressing

Image sources, from top to bottom, left to right: model in blue make up via Kelly Jasmine, gold paillette cami via Splenderosa, gold paillette sequins via unknown source, blue and white urn via unknown source, Carina Nebula via The Hubble Space Telescope, , Raku Handprint Vase by Rebecca ...

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Shop ‘Til You Drop!

Sunday, November 6, 2011 Design Lesson events floral garden ID Bohemia weddings

Our friend Jenna at Flowers by Jenna is taking part in the Shop Till You Drop Expo,  a pre-Christmas shopping event happening today at the Delta Edmonton South. You may remember Jenna as the designer who created the stunningly romantic floral arrangements for ID Bohemia's "Beauty & The ...

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Accolades for ID Bohemia

Monday, September 19, 2011 events ID Bohemia weddings

We received a letter of gratitude in two parts from our our wonderful clients and friends Michael and Pragya. It made me us happy that we wanted to share it with you.Hello dear decorator and friend!! We are safely back from the tropics. I wanted to touch base with you earlier and thank you for such ...

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Beauty & The Beast Vendor Highlight: EnPrivado

Friday, February 25, 2011 Beauty and The Beast fashion ID Bohemia

A photo shoot like Beauty & The Beast could not have happened without the help and support of our crew and vendors. We choose our team with much consideration and we always aim to show off everyone's talents and offerings in an artful way, but unless we're willing to reduce the shoot into a ...

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Beauty & The Beast: The Art Director’s Cut

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 Beauty and The Beast events fashion floral ID Bohemia inspiration board set design weddings

The Inspiration Board we put together - via WedLuxe.comWell, my dears, the day has arrived! Beauty & The Beast - A Modern Interpretation of a Classic Fairy Tale is available for your viewing pleasure on the WedLuxe Couture Chronicles!Putting together a photo shoot is a complicated undertaking, ...

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